World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers


Digital Media Asia 2013

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Digital Media Asia 2013

Date and Location

  • 12 Nov 2013 - 14 Nov 2013
    Kuala Lumpur
    Malaysia

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All Speakers

  • Asia Digital Editor, The Wall Street Journal, HongKong
    Adam Najberg is the Asia Digital Editor for The Wall Street Journal, based in Hong Kong, and has been a journalist in Asia, Europe and the U.S. for over two decades. He began his career as a Beijing...
  • Head of Audience & Managing Editor, Southeast Asia, Yahoo!
    Alan Soon is a seasoned senior newsroom manager and journalist with almost 20 years of experience in the news industry in Asia. Alan built his career in journalism at influential news agencies such...
  • Andrew Holden, Editor-in-Chief, The Age, Australia
    Editor-in-Chief, The Age, Australia
    Andrew Holden has 35 year's experience in newspapers - daily, community and commuter free - and magazines in three countries. He was editor of The Press in Christchurch from 2007 to 2012. In February...
  • Director, Digital News Strategy, The Globe and Mail, Canada
    Anjali is the Director, Digital News Strategy at The Globe and Mail, Canada’s national newspaper, where she oversees the editorial digital strategy for Globe and Mail digital platforms. She is...
  • Audra Martin, Vicepresident, Advertising and Operations, Economist Digital
    Vicepresident, Advertising and Operations, Economist Digital, UK
    Audra joined The Economist Group in 2005 and is responsible for digital advertising, content marketing solutions, and publishing operations. Over the last 15 years, Audra has worked in several...
  • Founder and Managing Director, Coconuts Media, Thailand
    Byron Perry founded Coconuts Media with the vision of combining professional journalism with user-generated content and social media to create a better local city website. He launched and ran...
  • General Manager, PHD, Malaysia
    Cheryl is undoubtedly considered one of the pioneers of mobile advertising in the region. Her success has been driven by her dynamic working experience, spanning a total of 14 years across multiple...
  • Regional Marketing Vice President, GrabTaxi, Malaysia
    Cheryl Goh is the Regional Marketing Vice President for GrabTaxi (known as MyTeksi in Malaysia), a regional taxi booking app that has over 400,000 downloads since it's launch in June 2012. One cab...
  • Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Apple Daily, Hong Kong
    Christina joined Apple Daily in 2008 to kick start the animated news video project.  The video channel was launched in late 2009, and Apple Daily has become the most popular media platform in HK...
  • Editor-in-Chief, Nissan Global Media Center, Nissan Motor Co., Yokohama
    Dan is Editor-in-Chief of the NissanGlobalMediaCenter, launched in Japan in 2011 with a global team producing multi-media digital content about the automaker and its brands, a process known at Nissan...
  • Eamonn Byrne, Business Director, The Byrne Partnership Ltd, UK
    Business Director, The Byrne Partnership Ltd, UK
    Eamonn Byrne progressed through the advertising & commercial departments of prestigious regional newspaper groups to become Commercial Director and MD of newspaper titles. He has been Deputy...
  • Senior Vice President, Head - Strategic Marketing, Singapore Press Holdings, Singapore
    In his 27 years at SPH, Geoff has worked across 4 portfolios. His contribution involved pioneering the launch of The New Paper, Singapore’s leading paid morning tabloid; heading Marketing Division’s...
  • Engineering Manager FT Labs, FT, UK
    Graham Hinchly is Engineering Manager at FT Labs, the emerging web technologies division of the Financial Times. Based in London, he manages the development of the FT's award-winning HTML5 web app,...
  • CEO, RGB Media Inc, Israel
    Grig Davidovitz is a consultant specialising in Developing Journalism in the New Media Age. His areas of expertise are news design and usability, online revenue models and newsroom structure. His...
  • Head of Tablet Editions, Metro, UK
    The Metro brand was launched in 1999 as a London-only free newspaper aimed at giving urbanites bite-sized news and information on their commute. It now distributes 1.4million copies every weekday...
  • Vice President Asia, Reuters Media, Hong Kong
    As a Vice President for Reuters Media in Asia based out of Hong Kong, Jo is responsible for the Reuters News agency Business in Asia – working with broadcasters, publishers and new media companies in...
  • Founder and Managing Director, SENATUS.NET, Singapore
    Kien M. Lee is the Founder and Managing Director of SENATUS.NET, a luxury and lifestyle online publication, and private social network with for influencers - Winner of Gold (2010) and Silver (2012)...
  • General Manager, The Readership Works, Australia
    Mal Dale is a media executive with 25 years’ experience in the UK and Australia. Mal has an extensive and varied agency experience having worked as a Planning Director at Carat UK, then Managing...
  • Vice President of Sales for Asia, Associated Press, Hong Kong
      A former journalist for the AP, Maria Ronson was a senior editor for Worldwide Television News (WTN) before the merger with AP in 1998. She later became deputy regional editor for AP video...
  • Manager, Digital Publishing Office, Publishing Division, The Mainichi Newspapers, Japan
    As manager of  Mainichi Shimbun's Digital Publishing Office, Naoki is chiefly in charge of managing the development of apps, e-books and e-magazines for all the Groups publication and to...
  • Strategic Partner Lead, Google
    Parin is a digital native with experience of growing both small start-ups and big global sales organisations across APAC, EMEA and the US. He currently leads some of Google's biggest publisher...
  • Vice President & General Manager of the Japan, Asia Pacific Brand Business, InMobi, Singapore
    Phalgun Raju is the Vice President & General Manager of the Japan, Asia Pacific Brand Business at InMobi. InMobi is the world’s largest independent mobile advertising network reaching 700M...
  • Editor, The Star Online, Malaysia
    Golingai is the editor of The Star Online which is Malaysia's No 1 news portal. He also has a column called One Man's Meat which is published in The Star on Mondays.  From 2006 to 2010,...
  • CEO, Berita Satu Media Holdings, Indonesia
    Sachin Gopalan is the Chief Executive Officer of BeritaSatu Media Holdings (BMH). BMH's newsroom has over 400 journalists and producers that gather and process news under one single roof for the...
  • sue brooks
    Director of Video Transformation, Associated Press
    Over the past 2 years she has headed up a team responsible for revolutionising the way AP distributes video to customers around the globe. She conceived and created AP Video Hub, the video delivery...
  • COO, WAN-IFRA
    Was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of WAN-IFRA in 2012. In this role, he has responsibilities for developing and implementing the organizations strategy to be the platform for exchange of...
  • Executive Producer Asia Pacific, Microsoft Online Media and Publishing, Singapore
    Todd Forest has over 15-years of online experience with global brands. While at sporting goods giant Nike in the mid-90s, Todd helped devise the strategy for their initial foray into online commerce...
  • Regional Director APAC, Socialbakers.com, Singapore
    Vincent is the Regional Director, APAC for the Socialbakers suite of Social Media products, where he is responsible for defining and implementing sales strategies, securing reference wins, and...
  • Editor, The Straits Times, Singapore Press Holdings
    Warren Fernandez is Editor of The Straits Times, Singapore's largest selling English daily newspaper. He joined the paper in 1990 as a political reporter and rose to become News Editor. He later also...

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Programme

Speakers

  • Andrew Holden, Editor-in-Chief, The Age, Australia
    Andrew Holden
    Editor-in-Chief, The Age, Australia
  • Maria Ronson
    Vice President of Sales for Asia, Associated Press, Hong Kong
  • Mal Dale
    General Manager, The Readership Works, Australia
  • Philip Golingai
    Editor, The Star Online, Malaysia
  • Graham Hinchly
    Engineering Manager FT Labs, FT, UK
  • Warren Fernandez
    Editor, The Straits Times, Singapore Press Holdings
  • Sachin Gopalan
    CEO, Berita Satu Media Holdings, Indonesia
  • Byron Perry
    Founder and Managing Director, Coconuts Media, Thailand
  • Vincent Camara
    Regional Director APAC, Socialbakers.com, Singapore
  • Cheryl Goh
    Regional Marketing Vice President, GrabTaxi, Malaysia
  • Phalgun Raju
    Vice President & General Manager of the Japan, Asia Pacific Brand Business, InMobi, Singapore
  • Christina Lo Man Ki
    Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Apple Daily, Hong Kong
  • Naoki Onodera
    Manager, Digital Publishing Office, Publishing Division, The Mainichi Newspapers, Japan
  • Alan Soon
    Head of Audience & Managing Editor, Southeast Asia, Yahoo!
  • sue brooks
    Sue Brooks
    Director of Video Transformation, Associated Press
  • Adam Najberg
    Asia Digital Editor, The Wall Street Journal, HongKong
  • James Cadman
    Head of Tablet Editions, Metro, UK
  • Audra Martin, Vicepresident, Advertising and Operations, Economist Digital
    Audra Martin
    Vicepresident, Advertising and Operations, Economist Digital, UK
  • Joachim Schmaltz
    Vice President Asia, Reuters Media, Hong Kong
  • Grig Davidovitz
    CEO, RGB Media Inc, Israel
  • Dan Sloan
    Editor-in-Chief, Nissan Global Media Center, Nissan Motor Co., Yokohama
  • Kien M. Lee
    Founder and Managing Director, SENATUS.NET, Singapore
  • Thomas Jacob
    COO, WAN-IFRA
  • Cheryl Cheng
    General Manager, PHD, Malaysia
  • Todd Forest
    Executive Producer Asia Pacific, Microsoft Online Media and Publishing, Singapore
  • Geoff Tan
    Senior Vice President, Head - Strategic Marketing, Singapore Press Holdings, Singapore
  • Parin Mehta
    Strategic Partner Lead, Google
  • Eamonn Byrne, Business Director, The Byrne Partnership Ltd, UK
    Eamonn Byrne
    Business Director, The Byrne Partnership Ltd, UK
  • Anjali Kapoor
    Director, Digital News Strategy, The Globe and Mail, Canada

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